Bankruptcy :: Areas of Practice
The firm has significant experience in sophisticated bankruptcy proceedings. Members of the firm primarily represent creditors in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern Districts of Ohio and West Virginia. The firm has also litigated in the bankruptcy courts of the Northern District of Ohio and West Virginia and other states. The practice primarily entails representing secured parties in Chapter 7, Chapter 13, and Chapter 11. Theisen Brock routinely files motions for relief from automatic stay, objections to confirmation of plans, proofs of claims, and defends trustee actions, such ase avoidance of preferential transfers, fraudulent transfers, and post-petition transactions. The bankruptcy practice area includes pre-bankruptcy planning to minimize the ramifications of a possible bankruptcy. The firm has also filed involuntary petitions on occasion. The bankruptcy practice includes practice in the appellate process, as well.